Regulated tariffs for electricity sales
The Conseil d’Etat admits the lawfulness of regulated tariffs for electricity sales but partially quashes the tariffs for 2017
Tax legislation for virtual currencies
The Conseil d'Etat rules on tax consequences of the sale or exchange of virtual currencies
Regulated tariffs for the supply of natural gas
The Conseil d’Etat judges that the continuation of regulated tariffs for the supply of natural gas is contrary to E.U. law.
Right to be delisted
The Conseil d’Etat has requested the European Court of Justice for a preliminary ruling on a series of questions concerning the implementation of the right...
Asylum: list of safe countries of origin
Reject of appeals against the deliberation of the Board of OFPRA fixing the list of "safe countries of origin"
Administrative Courts and International Arbitration
The Council of State specifies the features of its review of an international arbitration award.
Display of Nativity scenes by public authorities
In two rulings today, the French administrative supreme court, the Conseil d’Etat, specifies the conditions under which the temporary display of Nativity...
A selection of the Conseil d’État's judgments available in 5 langages
Since December 2014, the Conseil d’État's website has provided a selection of its judgments, fully translated into English, German, Spanish, Chinese and...
The Council of State orders a decision banning clothes demonstrating an obvious religious affiliation to be suspended.
The urgent applications judge of the Council of State orders a decision banning clothes demonstrating an obvious religious affiliation, worn by swimmers...
Search of premises under the state of emergency
6th of July 2016 – Opinion (Avis contentieux)
The Conseil d’Etat affirms the existence of State liability for loss and damage resulting from an unconstitutional law
In three decisions released today, the Conseil d’Etat judges that anyone can obtain compensation from the State for the loss and damage they suffered as...
The provisions protecting a taxpayer against changes in the interpretation of tax laws do not apply in case of artificial arrangements
Sitting in its highest judicial body i.e. the Litigation Assembly, the Conseil d’Etat considers that Article L. 80 A of the Tax Procedures Book, which...
The Conseil d’Etat orders the gametes belonging to the applicant’s deceased husband to be exported to Spain in order for her to proceed to a posthumous...